Following high-concept genre tales like “Daybreakers” and the acclaimed “Predestination,” Australian filmmakers the Spierig brothers return with the supernatural thriller “Winchester” which sees Helen Mirren dipping her toe into the waters of horror.
Jason Clarke, Sarah Snook, and Angus Sampson co-star in the story of firearms heiress Sarah Winchester (Mirren) who has become convinced that she’s haunted by the souls of those killed by guns. She decides to build an enormous mansion that’s designed to keep the evil spirits at bay. W
hen skeptical psychiatrist Eric Price (Clarke) visits the estate to evaluate her state of mind, he soon discovers that her obsession may not be so far-fetched after all. The film is based on the real life ‘Winchester Mystery House,’ dubbed the most haunted house in the world.
The film is targeting a February 2nd release.